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Thomas Rudloff Ms. Shannon AP LANG 27 September 2017 Follow the Columnist Columns 3-4: Thomas L. Friedman Friedman, Thomas L. “Climate Shifts Aren’t Limited to the Weather.” Nytimes.com. The New York Times, 2 Aug. 2017. Web. 26 Sept. 2017. Friedman, Thomas L. “Trump’s Folly.” Nytimes.com. The New York Times, 13 Sep. 2017. Web. 26 Sept. 2017. “Climate Shifts Aren’t Limited to the Weather” – Thomas L. Friedman Friedman, Thomas L. “Climate Shifts Aren’t Limited to the Weather.” Nytimes.com. The New York Times, 2 Aug. 2017. Web. 26 Sept. 2017. SOAPSTONE Speaker: Thomas L. Friedman is a well-known journalist, he likes to write about politics and he constantly criticizes Donald Trump’s government. His writing style is simple…show more content…
Although, the author also mocks Donald Trump’s decision-making abilities, like when he compares China massive investing to Donald Trump’s spending on “a wall against Mexico. Is there anything more stupid?” PRÉCIS In his article “Climate Shifts Aren’t Limited to the Weather” (2 Aug. 2017), New York Times journalist Thomas L. Friedman implies that Donald Trump is not allocating governmental funds wisely. The author supports his claim by comparing how China is managing their government and how they invest their money to Donald Trump’s government. Friedman shows his audience some of Donald Trump’s governmental fallacies and includes valid information on the Chinese government, in addition, the author states the mistakes the Republican party has made in recent times. The author’s language is simple and he includes analogies to make his argument easier to understand, this shows that his audience is not well-educated, in addition, they don’t support Donald Trump’s government, as the author’s tone is critical and mocking when talking about Donald Trump’s governmental decisions. ANNOTATIONS - “Trump’s Folly” – Thomas L. Friedman Friedman, Thomas L. “Trump’s Folly.” Nytimes.com. The New York Times, 13 Sep. 2017. Web. 26 Sept. 2017. SOAPSTONE Speaker: Well-known journalist Thomas L. Friedman does not like Donald Trump’s government. His writing style is simple and he includes
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